26 '90s Fashion Trends to Take You Back ...


Since the era inspires so much nostalgia, I think we need to take a look at some of the biggest '90s fashion trends.

Some of them were so great that they're coming back with a vengeance, while others are best left buried in old trunks, never to be seen again.

This decade is my childhood, and I have to say that I wore many – not all, but many – of these '90s fashion trends.

In retrospect, I may have looked like a fashion victim.

How many of these trends can you check off?

1. Butterfly Clips

Butterfly Clips

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I could never get them to look quite right, but I had them.

They were really pretty, though, and characterize the whimsy of the mid to late '90s fashion trends.

2. Three in One

Three in One

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Tommy Hilfiger, sporty tube tops, and the sporty luxe look in general were big in the '90s, spanning different years and spheres.

3. Windbreakers


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Did you have one of these?

I had several – some of them sets, with those awful matching pants!

They eventually got a little cooler, though, a little sporty and stylish, but this style made an appearance too.

4. Tie-Dye


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Tie-dye made several appearances in the 1990s, or perhaps the hippie resurgence simply stuck around until it blossomed into boho.2

5. Chokers


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Chokers in general, and tattoo chokers in particular.

Extra points for peace signs and yin yang pendants!

6. Side Ties

Side Ties

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Tying your shirt to the side was so popular that, at one point, someone created a fashion accessory to hold your shirt in place for you.2

Slouchy Socks
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